neo-Confucian

adjective

variants or neo-Confucianist
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or Neo-Confucian or Neo-Confucianist
: of or relating to neo-Confucianism or the neo-Confucianists

Word History

Etymology

ne- + confucian or confucianist

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“Neo-Confucian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/neo-Confucian. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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